Cheap flights from London to New York

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The best prices from London to New York are usually found in February or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from London (LON) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to NYC flight in 2022: compare London to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.

LON - NYC

Price

£483 - £717

NYC

Temperature

1 - 25 °C

NYC

Rainfall

71 - 114 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from£397From London (LON) to New York (NYC)
One-way from£169One-way flight from London (LON) to New York (NYC)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from London to New York?

Flights from London to New York are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to New York.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to New York?

To save up to 31% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from London to New York from £549 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £627 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to New York?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New York from London. Users have commonly found prices around £460 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £316. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to New York (LON - NYC)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 8% on flights from London to New York by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from London to New York in August, September 2022

The best prices found for LON to NYC flights in August, September
3 Sep - 10 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 00m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

7h 01m
£253

Finnair

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Deal found 8/8/22

1 Sep - 6 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

11h 55m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

7h 20m
£287

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

8 Sep - 14 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

LGA

New York LaGuardia

1 stop

12h 09m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 08m
£299

Air France

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

London to New York 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from London found for this year
3 Sep - 10 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 00m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

7h 01m
£253

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

14 Oct - 31 Oct
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 17m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

7h 01m
£267

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

14 Oct - 31 Oct
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 17m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

7h 01m
£267

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Cheap Finnair flights from London to New York

3 Sep - 10 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 00m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

7h 01m
£253

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

1 Sep - 6 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

11h 55m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

7h 20m
£287

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

16 Aug - 11 Oct
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

16h 46m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

7h 05m
£485

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

  • If you’re travelling from London to New York, one of the more common airlines travelling that route is Finnair. Flights from Finnair travelling this route typically cost £571.17 RT. This price is typically 44% more expensive than other airlines that offer London to New York flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was £332. London Heathrow Airport is the most common London airport to take off from when flying to New York. New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in New York. When flying from London to New York, Finnair flights are 5% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap JetBlue flights from London to New York

14 Oct - 31 Oct
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 17m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

7h 01m
£267

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

14 Oct - 31 Oct
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 17m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

7h 01m
£267

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

14 Oct - 31 Oct
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 17m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

7h 01m
£268

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

  • JetBlue is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from London to New York. London to New York flights are typically 47% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from JetBlue typically cost £569.81 RT. The cheapest JetBlue flight found for this route was £351. When travelling from London to New York on JetBlue, the most popular airport to depart from is London Heathrow Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. When flying from London to New York, JetBlue flights are 4% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to New York from London

Save time with London to New York direct flight deals
3 Sep - 10 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 00m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

7h 01m
£253

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

14 Oct - 31 Oct
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 17m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

7h 01m
£267

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

14 Oct - 31 Oct
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

8h 17m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

Nonstop

7h 01m
£267

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Last-minute flights from London to New York

Late deals on return flights to New York from London, departing today and this week
16 Aug - 11 Oct
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

16h 46m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

7h 05m
£485

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Aug - 14 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

12h 33m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

15h 15m
£514

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

19 Aug - 14 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

16h 46m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 20m
£515

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

One-way flights to New York from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to New York
25 Jan
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

14h 45m
£169

Vueling

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

24 Jan
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

27h 35m
£171

Vueling

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

31 Jan
LGW

London Gatwick

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

27h 35m
£174

Vueling

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about London to New York flights.

Which airlines flying from London to New York have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, and Finnair flying from London to New York have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from London to New York for under £300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to New York for under £300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Finnair for just £253, but on average you can expect to pay £281.

Are there nonstop flights from London to New York for under £300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from London to New York under £300. A good price for a nonstop flight from London to New York is less than £303.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to New York for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to New York within the next 7 days for less than £500.

What days are nonstop flights available from London to New York?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Tuesday, Friday.

How many flights depart from London to New York on average per day?

Travelers can expect 9 flights from London to New York on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 44% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 56% of flight departures

How long is the flight from London to New York?

Finnair, JetBlue, and KLM can get you from London to New York in just under 8h. Your travel time can differ by up to 4h. The distance from London to New York is about 3461 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from London to New York round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from London to New York is Finnair. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £253 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are JetBlue and KLM, starting at £267 and £281 round-trip. These flights start at 44% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the most popular routes from London to New York?

While some choose either London Heathrow - Newark or London Gatwick - New York John F Kennedy Intl, London Heathrow - New York John F Kennedy Intl is the most popular route from London to New York.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London to New York?

Consider Undisclosed Carrier, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from London to New York.

What are the most reliable airlines from London to New York?

Consider SriLankan Airlines (88%), Royal Jordanian (85%) or Malaysia Airlines (79%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from London to New York.

What are the cheapest flights from London to New York?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for £311. While the most popular route (London Heathrow - New York John F Kennedy Intl) can be booked for £333 on average our data indicates £1,686 when flying from London to New York.

What are the most eco-friendly airlines from London to New York?

You can get flights to New York from London with several airlines that offer eco-friendly travel, making it a great route to fly. Three airlines that offer environmentally-friendly options are KLM, Finnair and British Airways. These all operate direct routes, which are better than taking journeys that include transfers along the way. KLM has a carbon reduction roadmap to ensure it reduces the amount of carbon dioxide it emits during flights. Finnair is aiming to be carbon neutral by 2045. Whilst British Airways use lighter equipment in the plane, such as trolleys and seating, to save on thousands of tonnes of carbon dioxide every year. If you want to ensure that you are doing your part, compare the airlines before you travel as the environmental impact may change depending on the route.

How can I fly more sustainably from London to New York?

If you are passionate about sustainable travel, then you should choose a direct flight rather than an indirect one, as these use less fuel due to the route being shorter. You will also only be taking-off and landing once, which is the period of the flight when fuel consumption is at its highest. Flying during the day rather than at night is also more beneficial for the environment. This is because condensation trails, which are produced during the flight, are less harmful to the atmosphere during daytime flights then those at night. Whilst you can also choose an airline that has a modern fleet, such as British Airways, to make your journey more environmentally friendly. This is due to the technology being more efficient which, as a result, produces fewer emissions.

Alternative routes for London to New York

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 10 airlines flying from London to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to New York choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Norse Atlantic AirwaysCheapest£174Average£337FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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TAP AIR PORTUGALCheapest£270Average£368FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest£273Average£470FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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WOW airCheapest£279Average£373FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Air BelgiumCheapest£279Average£443FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapest£289Average£469FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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IberiaCheapest£292Average£550FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Brussels AirlinesCheapest£298Average£459FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Air EuropaCheapest£302Average£389FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%COVID-19 safety
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Air FranceCheapest£305Average£462FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from London to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from London to New York
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
59%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
30%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
10%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from London to New York

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from London to New York
Sunday137daily flights
Monday134daily flights
Tuesday143daily flights
Wednesday134daily flights
Thursday138daily flights
Friday144daily flights
Saturday135daily flights